More bad news for Bengals D

BY foxsports • November 23, 2010

By Marc Hardin
FOX Sports Ohio | Bengals Insider
Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Tank Johnson has lost the battle.

The Bengals' defensive tackle wanted to play and help the failing cause after a dreadful 2-8 start. But in the end, his knee injury was just to severe to permit the veteran to get back on the field.

The Bengals placed Johnson on the Reserve/Injured list today. He has been out of action since suffering the knee injury in the home game against Miami on Oct. 31.

Johnson, who joined the Bengals as an unrestricted free agent before last season and became a starter in the middle of the defensive front, started this season